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match report 1967-68 fixture list
League Cup Group 2 
02/09/1967
 
Aberdeen 1 - 5 Celtic
Kick Off:  3:00 PM   Smith 7.       Gemmell 16 (pen), mcMahon 32, Johnstone 63, Auld 87, Craig 90  
Attendance: 22,216
Venue: Pittodrie Stadium, Aberdeen
This match was noteable for an outrageous penaty incident where not only the initial award was blatantly wrong but the decision for it to be retaken after Bobby Clark had saved was entirely unjustified. Little wonder that it was all too much for one fane who went after the referee with a dog.
Even the press condemned the referee's decision making.
Aberdeen Teamsheet:  Clark, Whyte, Shewan, Petersen, McMillan, Buchan, Wilson, Munro, Storrie (Robb 46), Smith, Taylor.

Unused Subs:

Bookings:  Munro (16),  Storrie (16).

Celtic Teamsheet:  Simpson, Craig, Gemmell (Auld), Clark, McNeill, O'Neil, Johnstone, Wallace, Murdoch, McMahon, Lennox

Bookings:

Referee: J. R. P. Gordon, Newport on Tay

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